Gardener Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Gardener

Location: Nairobi

Purpose: To ensure the gardens, grounds and surrounding areas are maintained to a high standard, thus ensuring that the first impression received by the guest is a positive one.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To be responsible for keeping the gardens, drives, paths, patios and surrounding areas free from leaves and debris.
  • To be responsible for the mowing/trimming of all grassed areas
  • To prune the trees, bushes, shrubs and hedges when required.
  • To sow all bedding plants in preparation for planting
  • To be responsible for the preparation and upkeep of the flower beds.
  • To prepare and plant all pots, troughs and hanging baskets
  • To be responsible for the up keep of all displays in pots, troughs and baskets.
  • To keep the boundaries of borders and flower beds well maintained.
  • To be responsible for the watering and feeding of plants, planters, pots etc. when necessary.
  • To store and use all equipment and chemicals in line with manufacturers’ and statutory guidelines

Qualifications and Experience

  • Form four education qualifications and above
  • A good awareness of Health and Safety regulations
  • Previous practical gardening
  • Familiarity with machinery/equipment and accompanying practical certificates
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to share the history of the garden with visitors, bringing it to life
  • Commitment for what you are doing, always remaining proud of your work
  • Self-motivation with the ability to use own initiative

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to before close of business 28th April 2020.

Clearly indicate the position applied for on the subject line.

NB: Flexi Personnel Ltd does not charge candidates for job placement.

Agriculture and Agribusiness
Updated: April 21, 2020 — 8:09 am